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LHC Group Aide (Home Health) in Wytheville, Virginia

Overview

The Home Health Aide (HHA) is responsible for providing patients with in-home personal care and designated health related services to maintain the patient's physical and emotional well being, while following the written plan of care, Medicare/Medicaid regulations and agency policies and procedures.

Wythe Circle Home Care , a part of LHC Group, is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people.

Additional Details

  • Reports any unusual circumstance in the patient's condition or home environment to the primary RN/Patient Care Manager.

  • Follows current written aide assignment sheet to provide personal care and assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) to include mobility transfer, walking, grooming, bathing, dressing or undressing, eating, or toileting.

  • As assigned, performs incidental household services essential to the patient's health care at home that are necessary to prevent or postpone institutionalization.

  • Completes a clinical note for each visit within required timeframes, which must be incorporated into the patient's record.

  • Participates in the in-services program. Completes at least six hours of in-services every six months.

  • Participates in daily report. Adheres to and supports care management model within the agency.

  • Participates in staff conference regarding patient care.

  • Participates in QA/QI plan or process.

  • Provides care according to the aide plan of care|assignment sheet and in accordance to State Practice Act or regulations.

  • Records and notifies RN|Patient Care Manager of any variations from the established parameters or changes in the patients condition.

  • Provides care according to the aide plan of care|assignment sheet and in accordance to State Practice Act or regulations.

  • Records and notifies RN|Patient Care Manager of any variations from the established parameters or changes in the patients condition.

  • All Other Duties as Assigned.

Qualifications

License Requirements

  • Current CPR certification required.

  • Current driver's license, vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle or public transportation.

  • VA: Successful completion of a competency evaluation in-service training.

Skill Requirements

  • Must be mature and able to deal effectively with the demands of a home health aide position. Able to read, write, and carry out directions promptly and accurately.

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Location : Facility Name Wythe Circle Home Care

Requisition ID 2019-69506

Location : Postal Code 24382-1096

Position Type Full Time, Part Time, or PRN

Work Schedule Normal (Based on FT, PT, PRN)

CATEGORY AIDE

Location : City Wytheville

Location : State/Province VA

An equal opportunity employer

LHC Group is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status or any other legally protected status. To learn more about the opportunities for you with LHC Group and our affiliates, contact one of our Human Resources team members at 1.866.LHC.Group.

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